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BMW recalling 1.3 million 5 and 6 Series models worldwide

by Chris Tutor (RSS feed) on Mar 26th, 2012 at 7:02PM

BMW has announced it is recalling a whopping 1.3 million 5 Series and 6 Series vehicles from the 2003 to 2010 model years. Of those, Reuters notes that some 368,000 examples were sold in the U.S. – most of them sedans like the one above. It doesn't sound like too difficult of a problem to fix, but the automaker says the cars' battery cable covers could be incorrectly mounted. BMW says no accidents or injuries have occurred because of the issue, but there is the potential that affected models may fail to start, or worse, catch fire. Owners will be receiving a letter soon and will be... Read More

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